How to Complete a Video Assignment

Locating your Video Assignment

  1. Inside your course, select Content in the navbar.
  2. Locate your video assignment.

The Video Assignment Window




There are several sections in the video assignment window:

Creating a New Video

To create a video submission

  1. Click the ‘plus sign’ icon in the bottom right corner.
  2. You can choose to record a new video, or select one you have already created, and saved to your computer. -To start a new video, select Record Video and Webcam.
  3. Your computer may ask permission to use your microphone and camera - be sure to say yes.
  4. The recorder may ask you to make a ‘sound to check your mic’ - Note: this is not recording your video. Make a sound and the Record button will pop onto the screen.
  5. Click Record and complete your assignment.
  6. When finished, click Stop.
  7. Choose to save your video for processing. (You may also choose to download your video to your computer, or delete it.)
  8. Your finished video will show in the Work in Progress section. Videos can take some time to process (even up to an hour, be patient). Your video will show an hourglass icon while its processing.
  9. Choose to save your video for processing. (You may also choose to download your video to your computer, or delete it.)
  10. You can choose to edit your video or combine videos by clicking the More icon (three little dots to the right of your video).
  11. Very Important: Once your video has processed you need to mark it as ready to submit. You cannot submit your assignment until you complete this step. Press the More icon (three dots on the right) to open a menu of options and select Mark as Ready.

Upload a Previously Recorded Video

If you choose to create your video in another program, or on another device like your phone, you can upload it to the Video Assignments tool. To do so, follow steps 1 and 2 below:

Submitting Your Video

When your video has been marked as ready to submit (see instructions above) it will show in the Ready to Submit box. Select your video and press Submit Assignment.